To celebrate Open Access Week 2014, the University of Kentucky Libraries hosted a panel discussion about research and scholarship in an environment that is trending toward openness: Generation Open: Researchers' Roles in the Age of Openness. There were other events during the week, including a workshop about how to evaluate open access journals.
These videos explain why open access and data sharing are important:
- Reproducible Research according to Patrick Vandewalle
- Erin McKiernan: Open Access--A Researcher s View
- Open Access: Democratising Knowledge
- Open Access Week 2014